Just one of these curiosity things, how many people notice any of the other 2 brands (GM & Ford) when out and about. Seriously, I've seen 1 Colorado diesel, 3 or 4 Ford 1/2 ton diesels and no GM ones yet although shown as available on build sheets.
Many of you here know me from my long term ownership (3+ years) of an Ecodiesel. Two months ago, I traded it in on a Hemi. My main motivation was to get a 4WD pickup, but I was also a little scared of the lower end failures on the ED, didn't like the soot untuned, and didn't like the potential...
This one still isn't apple's to apple's due to different trim levels. Sounds like we should see some more in depth testing in the next few days.
The big take away for me is it's looking like the gen-3 ED still has throttle lag similar to the gen-2's.:mad:
The guys at TFL recently posted a video of their towing test of the Silverado Diesel. Basically, the same towing conditions (colder ambient temperature) they used for their towing test of the ED.
What was interesting is that they had to apply brakes a total of 8 times in the Silverado on...
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